Hello my friends! Today I want to show you a new design. Yes, earrings!
I feel more confortable creating bracelets and necklaces. But for this occasion, I decided to create this design. The main reason why I create it is for a basic metalsmith class I took with Monique Michel, a local artist with more than 30 years in the jewelry design industry. And it was one of the most pleasant experiences I’ve had.
The butterflies are made of brass ( I cute them out by hand, using a jewelers saw) and soldered to a 20ga half hard sterling silver wire. And finally, add czech beads. I like them so much 🙂 What you do think?
Take photos to earrings it’s a little bit tricky and I know I need a little bit more of practice. But that’s a topic for another day. 🙂
I’m planning to add some earwires to my next Etsy shop update, that will be March 31, 2016 @ 5:00 PM (Eastern Time)
“Still Life with Pussy Willows” is the name of this beautiful painting, create by Taisia K. Afonina a well renowned Russian Artist. This is kind of painting that I love and enjoy most, specially for the flowers, the colours and that feeling of a peaceful home. It’s a reminder that spring has arrive with colours, flowers and birds.
And talking about colours, here’s the color pallet for this challenge.
Just perfect! 🙂 Beautiful color combination. Now.. I initially told you that I’m participating for this challenge, right? ABS, has two categories; jewelry entries and beads. And I design one art bead, in two different color for this challenge and a bracelet.
Let’s see first the art beads..
Lovely! Right? A create another with a dusty teal color.
Those are my art beads entries for the challenge. And now, I want to show you my jewelry design..
This is my beautiful bracelet made with wire, art beads and a lovely bird connector. I create this design with art ceramic and lampwork beads from Caroline Dewison – Blueberribeads (I’ve been hoarding those beads for a long time ago) Beautiful and unique fabric from Liberty Haberdashery and some of my enamelled beads with my signature bird bracelet conector, made of brass.
Well, this is all for now. I hope you had fun! 🙂
See you, until the next post!
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